Job title: Junior Consultant
Location: Flexible, with at least 2 days a week in London when Covid restrictions allow
Length of contract: 1 year with possibility of extension
Hours: We have a flexible working policy, based on a 37.5-hour week for a full-time employee and would be happy to discuss the flexible working needs of the successful candidate.
We are a social enterprise that helps charities influence policy so the people they support get the help they need. We are looking for an outstanding candidate to join our committed team helping charities to make a difference.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our motivated team, who are passionate about supporting charities to achieve their aims. You will develop your understanding and experience of policy development, lobbying, campaigns, and communications in a fast-paced professional environment.
This position offers the opportunity to gain experience of all aspects of work in a busy, dynamic organisation with the guidance and support of senior team members, working with some of the UK’s leading charities, and offers substantial opportunity for advancement within the team for the right candidate.
This role will focus on providing support to colleagues and clients working across a variety of policy areas.
Main responsibilities will include but not be restricted to:
The successful candidate will be working on a range of complex issues with an array of different organisations to make our client’s voices heard in Westminster and the devolved parliaments. You will therefore need to demonstrate you have the following experience, skills and qualities:
We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds and particularly encourage applications from candidates from groups currently underrepresented in the charity sector, including people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds and people with disabilities.
Please send the following documents to Iona Casley at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Junior Consultant role” by midday on Mon 31st May 2021:
After you have submitted an application you will receive a link to an anonymous monitoring survey. This is optional and not linked to your application but filling it in will help us make our recruitment process fairer.
If you have any questions or would like to have an informal discussion about the role, or what we do, please get in touch with Iona via email@example.com.
Closing date: Mon 31st May at midday
Interview date: Fri 11th June
Start date: ASAP, preferably by July
Principle Consulting (trading name) is the same company as Principle Affairs Ltd, company number 05467588 (full details available on Companies House).